Algorithms Artificial Intelligence Where Does It Lead? Reminds Me of HAL 9000

Kevin Slavin: How Algorithms Shape Our World
August 25, 2011
Source: cryptogon Via: TED

Kevin Slavin argues that we’re living in a world designed for — and increasingly controlled by — algorithms. In this riveting talk from TEDGlobal, he shows how these complex computer programs determine: espionage tactics, stock prices, movie scripts, and architecture. And he warns that we are writing code we can’t understand, with implications we can’t control.

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